Trustworthy Wisdom@Work

A Repository of Wisdom from Trusted Sources

Intimate Theology

"Do you believe this?" (John 11:26) Is Jesus teaching you to have a personal intimacy with Himself? Allow Him to drive His question home to you — “Do you believe this?” Are you facing an area...
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Partakers of His Suffering

". . . but rejoice to the extent that you partake of Christ’s sufferings." (1 Peter 4:13) If you are going to be used by God, He will take you through a number of experiences that...
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The Authority of Truth

"Draw near to God and He will draw near to you." (James 4:8) The evangelical message should always lead [a person] to action. Refusing to act leaves a person paralyzed, exactly where he was previously. But...
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A Bondservant of Jesus

"I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me." (Galatians 2:20) These words mean the breaking and collapse of my independence brought about by my own hands,...
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Obedience or Independence?

"If you love Me, keep My commandments." (John 14:15) The Lord does not give me rules, but He makes His standard very clear. If my relationship to Him is that of love, I will do what...
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You Are Not Your Own

"Do you not know that . . . you are not your own?" (1 Corinthians 6:19) There is no such thing as a private life, or a place to hide in this world, for a man...
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The Trial of Faith

"If you have faith as a mustard seed . . . nothing will be impossible for you." (Matthew 17:20) Faith brings us into the right relationship with God and gives Him His opportunity to work. ....
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Faith

"Without faith it is impossible to please Him . . ." (Hebrews 11:6) Faith must be tested and tried before it becomes real in your life. . . Faith always works in a personal way, because...
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Substitution

"He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him." (2 Corinthians 5:21) We are acceptable to God not because we have obeyed, nor...
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Justification by Faith

"If when we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life." (Romans 5:10) I am not saved by believing—I...
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